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  Normally, girls are expected to nod along to sexist dress codes and edicts, but such is not the case with Marion Mayer, a high school junior in Florida. When her principal, a Mr. Martinez of Lakeland Senior High School, admonished “Modest is hottest. Boys will be boys,” she saw flawed lines of thinking and exposed them for the global public, engaging us in a much needed conversation via The Huffington Post about rape culture and ... Read More
Particularly during an Oscar season lousy with machismo (see the Scorcese-styled “female characters” in The Wolf of Wall Street...), it's nice to be reminded that there are penis-toting Hollywooders out there with an eye out for female perspective. We may have sung before of Joseph Gordon Levitt (that teenybopper heartthrob turned risk-taking actor turned filmmaker worth-your-attention...), but he may well have outdone himself when he told a recent ... Read More
Get out your brooms and aprons, ladies. TV personality Pat Robertson has some truly old-fashioned advice on how to get over your husband’s infidelity, and a part of it requires good housekeeping. In a recent episode of his show The 700 Club, Robertson’s advice to a female viewer distressed about her cheating husband was to let it go, because, “well, he’s a man.” He also suggests that she should look into why she married him in the ... Read More